Bank of America
Top 50 rank: N.A.
Rank in Megabanks: 13
(Previous rank: 13)
Overall score: 4.53
Ticker: BAC

Bank of America stats
Nine key attributes of reputation Industry rank
Innovation 10
People management 13
Use of corporate assets 15
Social responsibility 7
Quality of management 15
Financial soundness 14
Long-term investment 12
Quality of products/services 10
Global competitiveness 15
Industry: Megabanks
Most Admired
1 J.P. Morgan Chase 7.23
2 Goldman Sachs Group 7.04
3 Wells Fargo 6.48
4 HSBC Holdings 6.07
5 Barclays 5.75
6 Credit Suisse 5.65
7 Deutsche Bank 5.46
8 Morgan Stanley 5.32
Rank Company Overall score
9 Citigroup 5.15
10 BNP Paribas 4.75
11 Mizuho Financial Group 4.59
12 Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group 4.55
13 Bank of America 4.53
14 UBS 4.48
15 UniCredit Group 4.30
16 Royal Bank of Scotland Group 4.08
From the March 19, 2012 issue
†To be among the Most Admired, a company must have scored in the top half of its industry survey. Only Most Admired companies are listed in the magazine. Online, contenders' results are also displayed.

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